Signes, Var

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Signes
The church tower of Signes, amongst the trees
The church tower of Signes, amongst the trees
Coat of arms of Signes
Coat of arms
Location of Signes
Signes is located in France
Signes
Signes
Signes is located in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Signes
Signes
Coordinates: 43°17′32″N 5°51′48″E / 43.2922°N 5.8633°E / 43.2922; 5.8633Coordinates: 43°17′32″N 5°51′48″E / 43.2922°N 5.8633°E / 43.2922; 5.8633
CountryFrance
RegionProvence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
DepartmentVar
ArrondissementToulon
CantonSaint-Cyr-sur-Mer
IntercommunalitySud Sainte Baume
Government
 • Mayor (1983–) Jean-Mathieu Michel
Area
1
133.1 km2 (51.4 sq mi)
Population
(2006)2
2,725
 • Density20/km2 (53/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
83127 /83870
Elevation271–1,148 m (889–3,766 ft)
(avg. 350 m or 1,150 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries. 2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Signes is a commune in the Var department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southeastern France.

Industrialist Paul Ricard was mayor of Signes from 1980 to 1988.[1]

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  1. ^ "Paul Ricard, 88, a Mixmaster Who Triumphed With Pastis". The New York Times. p. 16.